2017 Lexus UX Concept was rocked public when its debut appearance at the Paris Motor Show 2016. Hoses years later, a new news again came proclaiming that this model will enter the production line. Lexus UX Concept capable of attention because it broke the design concept of an SUV. The car displays a design that is not reasonable, but in fact many are fond of its design in the Luxurious Compact SUV segment.
Yoshihiro Sawa, executive vice president of Lexus International, said on the sidelines of the Geneva Motor Show in 2017, that 2017 Lexus UX Concept is very important for Lexus to boost global sales of the Lexus. “We’re focused on UX, this car will soon enter the production line,” said Sawa.
He asserted that the automaker is targeting young people who want to look different. In producing this car concept, Lexus takes careful preparation to make the car a trendsetter in the new model of the SUV.
Sawa himself did not reveal when the 2017 Lexus UX Concept will enter the production line, but rumors began in 2018. Lexus UX Concept exterior brings powerful design, as the company’s tradition of designing cars, even the exterior is more stunning than the RX and NX. The main thing is spindle grille that has become the hallmark of Lexus in the world.
The future compact SUV is built with a length of 4,400 mm, height of 1,520 mm, width of 1,900 mm and 2,640 mm wheelbase, which is designed by ED2, Lexus design center in southern France. The concept car is a new step to improve the design of the Lexus driving experience.
When produced later, 017 Lexus UX will have wheel drive system 4 × 4 with a rather high ground clearance thanks to the use of the rim 21 ” wrapped in 255/50 tires. The interior is able to accommodate 5-passenger. Lexus is presenting innovative design with 3-D technology to embed Human Machine Interface (HMI) inside. This technology allows the occupant cabin, cockpit to feel the sensation of the future, because the features in it can be enabled with hand gestures. The purpose of the HMI is to make physical work easier.